Title: Morley Young fonds
Extent: 1 audio reel
Biographical Sketch: Morley Young was a resident
of Cypress River, Manitoba. Cypress River is an unincorporated community
southwest of Portage La Prairie.
Scope and Content: The fonds consists of one 7
inch reel-to-reel tape recording which contains oral histories or
historic interviews with "old timer" farmers including Mr. Gardner,
Mr. Rich, Mr. Young, and other residents of Cypress River, Manitoba
and Littleton, Manitoba that were conducted by Morley Young. They
discuss homesteading and the very earliest grain farming in the
region (1820-1920), hardships, changing economics, social life and
recreation, fiddling, and family life.
Source of Supplied Title: Title based on provenance
Restrictions: There are no restrictions on this
Finding Aid: Finding aid is currently unavailable.